Acaitanya: 11 definitions
Acaitanya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Acaitanya has 9 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Achaitanya.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Acaitanya (अचैतन्य):—(3. a + caitanya) n. Vernunftlosigkeit: acaitanyamidaṃ viśvaṃ caitanyaṃ devameva yat . na jānantyapi śāstrajñā bhramantyeva hi kevalam .. iti caitanyacandrāmṛtam . [Śabdakalpadruma]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Acaitanya (अचैतन्य):—n. das Fehlen der Intelligenz , — des Bewusstseins [Mahābhārata 12,184,17.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with: Ajnacaitanya, Atmacaitanya, Avidyopahitacaitanya, Bhutacaitanya, Gopalacaitanya, Krishnacaitanya, Maghacaitanya, Mahacaitanya, Pratibimbacaitanya, Pratyekacaitanya, Purnacaitanya, Raghavacaitanya, Sacaitanya, Shishyacaitanya, Shuddhacaitanya, Svacaitanya, Vishvacaitanya.
Search found 8 books and stories containing Acaitanya, A-caitanya; (plurals include: Acaitanyas, caitanyas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.1.403 < [Chapter 1 - The Beginning of the Lord’s Manifestation and His Instructions on Kṛṣṇa-saṅkīrtana]
Verse 1.1.5 < [Chapter 1 - Summary of Lord Gaura’s Pastimes]
Consciousness in Gaudapada’s Mandukya-karika (by V. Sujata Raju)
Turīya and three states of Consciousness < [Chapter 3: A Study of Māṇḍūkya Kārikā: Āgama Prakaraṇa]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Prasthanatrayi Swaminarayan Bhashyam (Study) (by Sadhu Gyanananddas)